Safer Driving “Refresher Days”

Speciallly designed for drivers who have become less confident when driving in today’s traffic, road

conditions and changing regulations.

Especially helpful, too, if you have not had to drive regularly for some time but now, perhaps, due to an accident, a change of circumstances, new lifestyle or as a refresher, you need to rebuild your confidence and independence. Programme 1. What concerns you most about driving in Herefordshire? We live in one of the most beatiful counties in the country - but driving in town and country brings its own set of hazards - and is becoming increasingly complicated, causing anxiety to many.

2. Safer driving in today’s traffic!

Whatever concerns you have wll be covered, by a thorough discussion about:- keeping up to date with new regulations the technical skills and attitude you need to drive safely in Herefordshire:- o learning overtaking techniques, correct steering and gear choice o handling bends and roundabouts more safely o reducing the risk of getting involved in accidents o driving on rural and urban roads and motorways o driving at night and in bad weather practical risk assessment, problem-solving and  personal planning accompanied drive with a Qualified Observer who will mentor you with friendly, constructive advice that will be invaluable, no matter what other road users do. It will be an instructive and fun session, so you might like to bring your friends and family.
Practical problem-solving in teams. Really effective in improving awareness of what causes accidents

Find out more: ring Stella Boyd-Carpenter on 01432 840835 or email secretary@iam-herefordshire.org.uk

What drivers like you said about their day . . . .
”No pressure. Just friendly advice. Enjoyed the day tremendously.” “Quite challenging at times; I enjoyed it, and hope it will prove beneficial to my driving.  The friendly and encouraging atmosphere was great.” “What I liked was that there were no tests or examinations. The trainers and Observers were really understanding and didn’t rush me.” “Very well organised and thoroughly enjoyable”.  “I learned much more than on other courses I’ve attended”
IAM Herefordshire is a local charity affiliated to the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM). Registered Charity No: 1049679Email safer-drivers@iam-herefordshire.org.uk Website www.iam-herefordshire.org.uk